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Dictionary entry overview: What does grassroots mean?
• GRASSROOTS (adjective)
The adjective GRASSROOTS has 2 senses:
2. of or involving the common people as constituting a fundamental political and economic group
Familiarity information: GRASSROOTS used as an adjective is rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||grassroots [BACK TO TOP]|
the grassroots factor in making the decision
basic (pertaining to or constituting a base or basis)
|Sense 2||grassroots [BACK TO TOP]|
Of or involving the common people as constituting a fundamental political and economic group
a grassroots movement for nuclear disarmament
common (having no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual)
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